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Oil of Angels Favorites
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Short Format Films
movies
eye 292,767
favorite 141
comment 3
These Girls Are Fools was also released as Hell is a Place Called Hollywood (1950) and reissued in 1956, but may have been filmed in the '40s. This is both a time capsule and an ironic oddity. A Hollywood exploitation film about the dangers of exploitation in Hollywood. A naive girl with dreams of stardom lands her first role in a dubious "art film". (You may want to avert your eyes during the skinny dipping sequence.) Unable to get any more film offers, she is forced to work as a...
favoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: vintage, underground, grind house, exploitation, nudity, 50s, 1950s
Books to Borrow
by Hopf, Alice Lightner, 1904-
texts
eye 20
favorite 0
comment 0
Bibliography: p. 135-137
Topics: Animal life spans, Plant life spans, Longevity
Books to Borrow
by Kramer, Jack, 1927-
texts
eye 329
favorite 30
comment 0
Bibliography: p. 140
Topics: Dyes and dyeing, Domestic, Dye plants
Community Video
movies
eye 1,490
favorite 2
comment 0
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Community Video
movies
eye 2,537
favorite 9
comment 0
David Attenborough looks at how plants often rely on animals, fungi and each other for food, protection or a home, but they do not always co-exist peacefully.
Topics: Plants, Wind, Travel, Attenborough, Organism, Growing, Pollination
Books to Borrow
by Kavaler, Lucy; Ott, Richard, illus
texts
eye 104
favorite 3
comment 0
Surveys the versatility of fungi, plants that can cure or kill, can provide food or become parasites, and can be grown under almost any conditions
Topics: Fungi, Fungi
Books to Borrow
by Coldrey, Jennifer
texts
eye 57
favorite 3
comment 0
Includes index
Topic: Fungi
Books to Borrow
by Tesar, Jenny E; Carlson, Susan Johnston
texts
eye 106
favorite 3
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index
Topics: Fungi, Fungi
Books to Borrow
by Snedden, Robert
texts
eye 12
favorite 1
comment 0
48 pages : 28 cm
Topics: Plant anatomy -- Juvenile literature, Plants -- Juvenile literature, Fungi -- Anatomy -- Juvenile...
Books to Borrow
by Snedden, Robert
texts
eye 40
favorite 2
comment 0
32 pages : 28 cm
Topics: Fungi -- Juvenile literature, Fungi
Books to Borrow
by Silverstein, Alvin; Silverstein, Virginia B; Silverstein, Robert A
texts
eye 158
favorite 2
comment 0
Includes index
Topics: Fungi, Fungi
Books to Borrow
by Rotter, Charles
texts
eye 25
favorite 1
comment 0
32 unnumbered pages : 28 cm
Topics: Fungi -- Juvenile literature, Fungi
This 1946 color film “The Nature of Color” by Coronet explores the basics of the physics of color.   Coronet produced and distributed many documentary shorts, mostly on 19mm, which were widely shown in American public schools from the 1940s to the 1980s. The educational collaborator for “The Nature of Color” was Dr. Ira M. Freeman, who also wrote multiple physics textbooks.   The film begins with vintage footage of a rainbow ( 0:29 - 0:35 ). Various color temperatures of sunlight are...
Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
The Video Cellar Collection
movies
eye 7,980
favorite 26
comment 1
documentary featurette
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Volcano, Hawaii, short, documentary, colour
The Video Cellar Collection
movies
eye 71,284
favorite 53
comment 3
documentary about the eruption of Mt St Helens
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Topics: Mt St Helens, Volcano, eruption, science, study, evacuation, civil defense, proceedure
Community Texts
by Harry Houdini
texts
eye 1,909
favorite 7
comment 0
A Magician Among The Spirits. Harper and Brothers, 1924.
Topic: Spiritualism
Getty Research Institute
Getty Research Institute
collection
58,213
ITEMS
31.9M
VIEWS
collection
eye 31.9M
Books contributed by Getty Research Institute . The Research Library at the Getty Research Institute focuses on the history of art, architecture, and archaeology with relevant materials in the humanities and social sciences. The range of the collections begins with prehistory and extends to contemporary art. 
Books to Borrow
by Ashby, Romy
texts
eye 60
favorite 3
comment 0
The cutmouth lady -- In a mountain garden I dreamed myself sleeping -- A disenchanted wish -- The pneumatic lanterns -- The burglar of Shijimizuka -- The subconscious museum
Topic: Japan -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Books to Borrow
by Mueller, Cookie; Scholder, Amy
texts
eye 527
favorite 16
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A collection of stories by a former New York newspaper columnist. They include Abduction & Rape--1969, which is a fiction piece and many advice columns, one of which is on the way to cut your cocaine with a healthy substance. A look at the New York bohemia before it was taken over by yuppies
Topics: Mueller, Cookie, American wit and humor
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Educational Films
Educational Films
collection
4,341
ITEMS
5.6M
VIEWS
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eye 5.6M
This collection features vintage educational films from a variety of sources. Films intended for educational purposes are an enormous, often neglected part of the twentieth century media landscape. Archived here are corporate and government sponsored films; classroom academic films instructing students in science and the humanities, and classroom guidance films on sex education, manners, and morality; military training films; medical films aimed at the public or at health practitioners;...
Topics: educational, 16mm Film